The Floyd Academy recently raised $300 in a “Movember” fundraiser, an effort designed to support and bring awareness to men’s physical and mental health issues. To reach this goal, students in Ms. Marie Martin’s Introduction to Cooking class baked gingerbread and mustache-shaped cookies for purchase. Additionally, students, through weekly lessons, learned about topics related to men’s health including suicide prevention, prostate and testicular cancers. They culminated this effort with a pickleball tournament!
William Floyd High School senior Keira Amaris is the William Floyd “Artist of the Month!” Keira, who was named “One to Watch” by the Parrish Art Museum last year and recently had her artwork highlighted in the New York State Art Teachers Association’s NYSSBA Exhibit, was selected to have her artwork grace the cover of this year’s high school yearbook!
The William Floyd High School musical theatre class, under the direction of Mr. Berkeley Rousseau, recently had the amazing opportunity to sing in the ensemble for a special version of “Let It Go” live on Good Morning America!
Mark your calendars for the winter concerts and art shows! Hear and see William Floyd's student-musicians and student-artists showcase their talents!
Moriches Elementary School recently held their second annual coding night to kick off Computer Science Education Week and celebrate the Hour of Code! Computer Science Education Week is a yearly event designed to inspire K-12 students to become involved and learn about computer science! This year’s event, spearheaded and coordinated by fourth-grade teachers Leah Olivo and Carly Wickers, was open to all grade levels with the theme of “Coding and Cocoa.”
Tangier Smith Elementary School fifth-grade students recently participated in a hands-on educational workshop hosted by the William Floyd High School Barbering Academy! Senior barbering students, under the guidance of their teacher Cara Cliffe, showcased their skills and taught the young students about the latest techniques in hair cutting, styling, facial-hair, grooming, shampooing and more!
Welcome to the website of the award-winning William Floyd School District located on the south shore of Long Island, approximately 60 miles east of New York City, with an enrollment of more than 9,200 students attending ten schools K-12. The district provides tremendous opportunities for students ranging from science, technology, engineering and mathematics, Career and Technical Education, music, the arts, athletics, extracurricular activities and much more.